2017 Scott Wright Student Essay Contest – Winners

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NISOD is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Student Essay Contest! The winning students, as well as the featured faculty, receive $1,000 and a complimentary registration to the NISOD’s 2017 International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence in Austin, Texas, May 27-30, among other prizes. The winning student essays will also be published on Community College Week’s website. Additionally, each winning student author’s college will receive a complimentary 2017-2018 membership.

Congratulations to our student winners and their faculty honorees! 

Harford Community College

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by Chandler

Chandler Blake, Student Essay Contest Winner, photoChandler Blake
Student

Elizabeth Mosser, Student Essay Contest Winner, photoElizabeth Mosser
Faculty

Dianna Phillips photoDr. Dianna Phillips
President

Northwest Vista College

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by Matthew

Matthew Wheele, Student Essay Contest Winner, photoMatthew Wheeler
Student

Donald Lucas, Student Essay Contest Winner, photoDonald Lucas
Faculty

Ric Baser photoDr. Ric Baser
President

Perimeter College at Georgia State University

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by Erika

Erika Lagos, Student Essay Contest Winner, photoErika Lagos
Student

Amber Brooks, Student Essay Contest Winner, photoAmber Brooks
Faculty

Peter Lyons photoDr. Peter Lyons
President